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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
333 PM CDT Thu Apr 20 2017

TXZ024-211045-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
333 PM CDT Thu Apr 20 2017

Date           04/20/17      Fri 04/21/17            Sat 04/22/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      54          77          44          63          40
Temp          70 70 63 60 58 56 63 71 76 75 61 53 48 45 51 58 62 61 53 48 45 42
Dewpt         53 53 51 51 53 53 55 53 46 45 44 42 41 38 39 38 40 36 38 36 37 37
Max/Min RH                   90          33          77          39          81
RH            54 55 65 72 83 90 75 52 34 34 54 66 76 76 63 47 44 39 57 63 73 81
Wind Dir      NE NE NE  E  E NE  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NW  W
Wind Spd      13 10  8  8  5  5  4  8 12 17 20 17 18 14 12 13 13 13  6  4  2  4
Clouds        B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B1 FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     66 62 77 84 94 89 65 21 20 20 46 37 41 36 24 22 13 14  2  1  0  1
PoP 12hr                     50          10          10           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.09           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S
TSTMS             S  S  C  C
LAL                     3     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     5     4     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1800  1400  3100  6200  3000  2700  3400
T Wind Dir             NE    NE    NW    NW    NE     N     N
T Wind Spd             11     4     5     8    20    20    14
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           04/23  Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          69      49    86      57    87      58    82      58    86
Temp          63 67   58 52 78 83   67 59 80 84   67 60 77 80   66 60 77 81
Dewpt         37 35   35 38 43 46   44 38 40 36   38 44 46 46   47 47 41 40
Min/Max RH       29      59    26      46    17      56    29      62    22
RH            38 30   42 59 30 27   44 46 25 18   35 56 33 30   50 62 28 24
PWind Dir         S       S    SW      SW     W      SW     E       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     5       0     0       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ026-211045-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
333 PM CDT Thu Apr 20 2017

Date           04/20/17      Fri 04/21/17            Sat 04/22/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      56          76          45          64          42
Temp          73 73 66 62 60 57 64 71 75 74 61 54 49 46 52 59 63 62 54 50 47 44
Dewpt         54 54 54 54 54 55 56 55 50 49 47 43 41 39 40 39 39 37 39 38 38 37
Max/Min RH                   93          40          76          38          76
RH            51 51 65 75 81 93 75 57 41 41 60 66 74 76 63 47 41 39 57 63 71 76
Wind Dir      NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  N NW
Wind Spd      14 12 10  9  6  6  5  6 11 18 21 17 16 13 14 14 14 14  8  6  5  5
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B1 SC FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     71 75 85 90 96 94 67 40 24 34 56 32 36 35 40 29 19 10  3  1  0  1
PoP 12hr                     60          20          10           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.19           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S
TSTMS             C  C  L  L  S  S  S  S
LAL                     4     4     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     5     5     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1400  1300  2700  3900  2500  2500  4000
T Wind Dir              N     N     N     N    NE     N     N
T Wind Spd             14     8     8    10    21    21    17
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           04/23  Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          70      49    84      58    87      59    84      60    87
Temp          64 68   58 51 77 82   67 60 80 85   68 61 78 82   68 62 79 82
Dewpt         38 36   36 37 42 47   46 42 43 41   39 44 47 49   51 47 45 44
Min/Max RH       30      59    26      52    21      53    30      58    25
RH            38 31   44 59 29 29   47 51 27 21   34 53 33 32   54 58 30 26
PWind Dir         E       S     S       S     W      SW    NE       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5     0       5     5      10    10

$$

TXZ043-211045-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
333 PM CDT Thu Apr 20 2017

Date           04/20/17      Fri 04/21/17            Sat 04/22/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      59          85          45          66          42
Temp          82 81 72 67 64 61 69 78 84 84 67 57 50 47 53 61 65 64 55 51 47 44
Dewpt         59 59 58 57 57 57 59 55 48 46 49 45 42 39 40 39 39 37 39 37 38 37
Max/Min RH                   87          26          74          37          76
RH            46 47 61 71 78 87 70 44 29 27 53 65 74 74 61 45 39 38 55 60 71 76
Wind Dir      NE NE NE NE NE SE  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  N NW
Wind Spd       9 12 10  6  4  4  8  9 11 16 20 17 17 13 13 13 14 13  8  5  4  4
Clouds        SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     35 37 65 69 81 67 43 21 15 13 26 29 31 31 29 22  6 13  2  1  0  2
PoP 12hr                     30          10          10           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.01           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS              S  S
TSTMS             C  C  S  S
LAL                     3     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     5     5     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1500  1400  1500  3700  3400  2500  2900
T Wind Dir             NE     N    NW     S    NE    NE    NE
T Wind Spd             16     6     5     6    24    24    20
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           04/23  Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          71      49    86      60    91      61    88      64    90
Temp          65 69   58 52 78 84   69 62 84 88   71 63 82 86   72 66 82 85
Dewpt         36 33   34 37 42 45   48 48 36 35   37 41 46 44   45 50 44 39
Min/Max RH       26      56    23      60    14      44    22      56    19
RH            34 26   40 56 28 26   47 60 19 16   30 44 28 23   38 56 26 20
PWind Dir        NE       S     S       S    SW      SW    NW      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ035-211045-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
333 PM CDT Thu Apr 20 2017

Date           04/20/17      Fri 04/21/17            Sat 04/22/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      55          83          42          64          40
Temp          74 73 66 63 60 57 66 76 82 81 64 54 47 44 50 59 63 62 53 49 45 42
Dewpt         52 52 52 53 53 53 53 44 34 34 42 41 40 37 37 35 34 33 36 35 36 35
Max/Min RH                   86          17          76          32          76
RH            46 48 61 70 78 86 63 32 18 18 45 61 76 76 61 40 34 33 52 58 70 76
Wind Dir      NE NE NE  E  E SE  W  W NW  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E
Wind Spd      13 12 12 11  8  6  9 13 17 18 20 21 18 17 16 18 13 14 10  9  5  4
Clouds        B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B1 SC FW CL CL FW SC SC SC FW FW CL FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     53 49 54 66 73 54 43 12  2  4 22 34 38 28 15 14  3 20  1  4  1  1
PoP 12hr                     20           5           5           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.01           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS              S  S
TSTMS                   S  S
LAL                     1     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     5     5     4     4     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1400   900  3100  8500  6200  2700  3300
T Wind Dir             NE    NE    NW     W    NE    NE    NE
T Wind Spd             12     4     5    14    24    19    18
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           04/23  Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          70      49    87      57    90      58    86      60    87
Temp          64 68   58 52 79 84   67 59 83 87   68 60 80 84   68 62 79 82
Dewpt         33 32   33 35 39 33   37 33 28 27   34 39 40 37   37 39 33 31
Min/Max RH       25      52    16      37    10      46    19      43    15
RH            31 26   39 52 24 16   33 37 13 11   28 46 24 19   32 43 19 16
PWind Dir        SE       S    SW      SW     W      SW     W      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   15>     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   15>
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ031-211045-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
333 PM CDT Thu Apr 20 2017

Date           04/20/17      Fri 04/21/17            Sat 04/22/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      56          80          45          66          42
Temp          75 74 67 63 60 58 65 74 79 78 64 55 50 47 53 61 65 64 55 51 47 44
Dewpt         58 58 56 56 55 55 57 57 51 50 49 44 42 39 40 40 40 38 40 38 38 37
Max/Min RH                   89          36          73          38          76
RH            55 57 68 77 84 89 75 55 38 37 58 66 73 73 61 46 40 38 57 62 71 76
Wind Dir      NE NE NE NE NE  N NW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  N NW
Wind Spd      13 10  9  8  4  5  4  6 10 17 21 17 17 14 13 13 14 13  8  5  4  4
Clouds        B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B1 SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     69 70 85 90 94 93 64 29 17 28 49 32 35 33 36 27 15 13  3  1  0  1
PoP 12hr                     50          20           5           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.11           0           0           0           0
TSTMS             C  C  C  C
LAL                     4     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     5     5     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1500  1500  2300  4000  3100  2600  3500
T Wind Dir              N     N    NW     N    NE     N     N
T Wind Spd             16     6     8     8    21    21    17
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           04/23  Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          71      49    85      60    88      60    85      62    88
Temp          65 69   58 52 78 83   69 62 82 86   69 62 79 83   70 64 80 83
Dewpt         38 35   36 37 43 47   48 44 42 40   39 44 47 50   51 48 44 44
Min/Max RH       27      58    26      52    20      52    30      56    24
RH            37 28   45 58 30 28   47 52 24 20   33 52 32 32   50 56 28 25
PWind Dir         E       S     S      SW     W      SW    NE       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5     0       5     5      10    10

$$

TXZ029-211045-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
333 PM CDT Thu Apr 20 2017

Date           04/20/17      Fri 04/21/17            Sat 04/22/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      52          78          40          62          39
Temp          70 69 63 59 56 54 62 71 77 75 60 51 45 42 48 57 61 60 52 47 44 41
Dewpt         49 50 50 50 51 51 54 46 35 36 42 40 40 37 37 35 36 34 37 34 35 35
Max/Min RH                   90          21          82          36          79
RH            47 51 62 72 83 90 75 41 22 24 51 66 82 82 65 43 39 37 56 60 70 79
Wind Dir       E  E  E  E  E  E SW  W NW  N NE  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  S
Wind Spd      13 11 11 10  6  5  6 10 16 19 21 18 17 14 13 14 13 13  9  5  4  4
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 B2 OV B2 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     53 55 64 76 88 76 47 12  6  7 36 33 30 31 12 18 11 19  2  4  2  1
PoP 12hr                     40          10           5           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.05           0           0           0           0
TSTMS                   C  C
LAL                     2     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     5     4     2     3     3     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1500   900  3300  9300  6900  2600  3200
T Wind Dir             NE    SE    NW     W    NE    NE    NE
T Wind Spd             11     5     5    11    19    20    17
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           04/23  Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          68      48    85      55    86      55    83      57    84
Temp          62 66   57 51 77 82   65 57 79 83   65 57 77 81   65 59 76 79
Dewpt         33 34   34 36 40 37   36 35 33 30   35 41 42 38   41 41 35 32
Min/Max RH       29      56    19      43    14      55    21      51    17
RH            33 30   42 56 26 20   34 43 19 15   33 55 29 21   41 51 22 18
PWind Dir         S       S    SW      SW     W       W     W      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

Below is a weather element key for this product

Day 1 through 3...
Max/Min Temp or Min/Max Temp(F).....Maximum/Minimum Air Temperature
Temp(F).............................Air Temperature
Dewpt(F)............................Dew Point Temperature
Min/Max RH or Max/Min RH(%).........Maximum/Minimum Humidity
RH(%)...............................Relative Humidity
Wind Dir(8 point compass)...........20 ft. Wind Direction
Wind Dir Deg(degrees)...............20 ft. Wind Direction in Tens of Degrees
                                    Relative to Due North.
     Example: 09 = 90 Degrees = East; 18 = 180 Degrees = South;
              27 = 270 Degrees = West; 36 = 360 Degrees = North
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20 ft. Wind Speed
Wind Gust(MPH)......................20 ft. Wind Gust
Wind Chill..........................Wind Chill Temperature
Heat Index..........................Heat Index
Clouds(CAT).........................Cloud Cover Category
     Example: CL = Clear; FW = Few; SC = Scattered;
              B1 = Mostly Cloudy; B2 = Considerable Clouds; OV = Overcast
Clouds(%)...........................Cloud Cover as a Percentage
PoP 12Hr(%).........................Probability of Measurable Precipitation
QPF 12Hr(in)........................Liquid Equivalent Precipitation Amount
Weather...
     Type...
       Rain...........Rain
       Rain SHWRS.....Rain Showers
       TSTMS..........Thunderstorms
       Drizzle........Drizzle
       Snow...........Snow
       SnowSHWRS......Snow Showers
       Sleet..........Sleet
       Flurries.......Flurries
       FRZG Rain......Freezing Rain
       FRZG DRZL......Freezing Drizzle
     Coverage...
       S..............Slight Chance
       C..............Chance
       L..............Likely
       O..............Occasional
       D..............Definite
       AR.............Areas
       PA.............Patchy
OBVIS...............................Obstruction to Visibility
     TYPE...
       F..............Fog
       PF.............Patchy Fog
       F+.............Dense Fog
       H..............Haze
       BS.............Blowing Snow
       K..............Smoke
       BD.............Blowing Dust
       AF.............Volcanic Ashfall
LAL(CAT)............................Lightning Activity Level
Mix Hgt(feet AGL)...................Mixing Height
T Wind Dir(8 point compass).........Transport Wind Direction
T Wind Spd(MPH).....................Transport Wind Speed
ADI (Index).........................Atmospheric Dispersion Index
Dispersion..........................LDSI
MAX LVORI...........................LVORI
STA PRES (Inches Mercury)...........Station Pressure
ADI (Index).........................Atmospheric Dispersion Index
Ceiling (ft)........................Ceiling
Stability (CAT).....................Pasquil Turner Stability
Watch/Warning/Advisory...
     Example: W = Warning; Y = Advisory; A = Watch
     in effect for the indicated hour

Day 4 through 7...
Max/Min Temp or Min/Max Temp(F).....Maximum/Minimum Air Temperature
Temp(F).............................Air Temperature
Dwpt................................Dew Point Temperature
RH(%)...............................Relative Humidity
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20 ft Wind Speed
     Example: <15 = Less than 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH or greater
Avg Clouds(CAT).....................Average Cloud Cover Category
PoP 12Hr(%).........................Probability for Accumulating Precipitation
Weather...
     See Day 1 through 3 Weather Descriptions



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